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  1. Emissions at least on par with US: official

    Posted Oct 30th 2008, 12:00am by Shi Jiangtao

    ... to developing countries. It was the first time the central government had publicly acknowledged that China may have passed the US to become the world's biggest greenhouse gas emitter. 'Based ... research institutes and experts have said for two years that China's output of carbon dioxide, the key greenhouse gas, had surpassed that of the US, given that the latest data on China ...

  2. Factories put on hold by green watchdog

    Posted Apr 06th 2006, 12:00am by Shi Jiangtao

    ... Shi Jiangtao in Beijing China's top environmental watchdog has halted dozens of proposed industrial projects involving a total investment of nearly 150 billion yuan this year because ... threats because of their proximity to main waterways or densely populated areas. 'Since the Songhua River incident, China has seen 76 water-related pollution incidents so far, outnumbering ...

  3. Decision on contentious dam project for Nu River on hold

    Posted Jun 06th 2006, 12:00am by Shi Jiangtao

    ... in Myanmar and Thailand, had also sparked concern in neighbouring countries in the Greater Mekong sub-region and the international community. Although he did not name China Huadian- the firm ...

  4. Official denies China is polluting US cities

    Posted Aug 04th 2006, 12:00am by Shi Jiangtao

    ... Shi Jiangtao in Beijing The top environmental watchdog yesterday denied American media accusations that China was responsible for up to 25 per cent of the pollution in some US cities. Li Xinmin, chief of the State Environmental Protection Administration, said accusations China's pollution had spread to US cities such as Los Angeles were irresponsible. 'Such allegations ...

  5. News - China - GREEN MATTERS

    Eco-warrior Liu Futang bears brunt of indifference

    Posted Oct 25th 2012, 12:00am by Shi Jiangtao

    ... bears brunt of indifference The trial of veteran environmentalist Liu Futang in Hainan this month came as a cruel reminder of how little China has moved forwards with regard to environmental ... II , published in June. There were more rallies against the plant this week, with police firing tear gas into the crowd and detaining many protesters. According to one of Liu's friends, ...

  6. China fights climate tariff ahead of G8

    Posted Jul 03rd 2009, 12:00am by Shi Jiangtao

    ... Shi Jiangtao and Kristine Kwok in Beijing China has staked out its positions on climate change and the international currency system ahead of next week's Group of Eight summit, ... tax on imports from countries that decline to limit greenhouse gas emissions. The measure, part of landmark legislation that passed a key hurdle in US Congress last week, would harm global ...

  7. Energy 'to fuel warmer ties' for Russia, China

    Posted Mar 17th 2006, 12:00am by Shi Jiangtao

    ... in energy sectors, including oil and gas, will be a priority, considering China's rapid economic growth and rising power demand,' said Sergei Razov, Russia's ambassador to Beijing. He ... for Siberian gas, to which China is also keen to have access, and a nuclear power plant in Lianyungang, their biggest economic co-operation project. The presidents will also discuss growing military ...

  8. Reliance on coal hurts climate change fight

    Posted Oct 30th 2008, 12:00am by Shi Jiangtao

    ... Shi Jiangtao China's reliance on coal for economic growth has made it difficult to curb growing greenhouse gas emissions, according to the central government's first policy statement on climate change. 'Developing the economy and improving people's lives are imperative tasks currently facing China,' the white paper, issued yesterday, says. 'However, ...

  9. Technology transfers welcomed under pact

    Posted Nov 04th 2005, 12:00am by Shi Jiangtao

    ... which complemented the Kyoto Protocol. 'The partnership suits China well as it is aimed at cutting greenhouse gas emissions by focusing on technology development and transfer,' Dr ... said his research showed that while the share of hydroelectricity, nuclear energy and liquefied natural gas would increase over the longer term, China would remain heavily dependent on coal ...

  10. Return of the sage

    Posted Sep 23rd 2009, 12:00am by Shi Jiangtao

    ... China in the early years of the People's Republic, Confucianism and traditional culture have made a major comeback. Among overseas China watchers, a popular view is that mainland ... over the impact of the resurgence of Confucius and traditional values. While government-linked scholars believe Confucianism could provide a broader governing ideology that holds together ...




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